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September 2, 2014: You find more transcribed parish records available. We have also published transcribed migration protocol from Oppdal in Sør-Trøndelag county and a military census from Kinn in Sogn og Fjordane county. All details and links to search forms are found in the list of the Most Recent 100.

August 28, 2014: The scanned version of the 1801 Census is now available online. The digital images are accessible through the link "Browse" in Select SourceEven more transcribed church records are published, also this time mainly from the early 1800s . We welcome Stor-Elvdal Historielag  (Stor-Elvdal History Association) as a new guest in the Digital Inn. Please visit the list of the Most Recent 100  for details.

August 27, 2014: More transcribed church records are published . They are from the early 19th century. Please check the details in the list of the 100 Most Recent .

August 25, 2014:  Today we have published transcriptions of passport protocols from Porsgrunn in Telemark county, register of literacy and religion (called "sjeleregister" in Norwegian) from Fjelberg in Hordaland county, and the vicar's census of 1664-1666 from Hole parish in Buskerud county. Links to the search forms are found to the right (Most recently published sources) and in the list of Most Recent 100

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Updated: The old version of the Digital Archives will be available until end of 2014


From April 1, 2014 the old version of the Digital Archives is available from a link on the home site of the Digital Archives. It will remain available until end of 2014. Read more...

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